V for Vendetta #10 - Cover SNIP

David Lloyd celebrates 30 Years of V for Vendetta finale at San Diego Comic-Con

David Lloyd, today the publisher of the award-winning Aces Weekly digital anthology, Has confirmed he will be of of hundreds of comic creators at San Diego Comic-Con – and celebrating the 30th anniversary of the publication of the final issue of the V For Vendetta mini series by DC Comics. Initially published in in blackContinue reading David Lloyd celebrates 30 Years of V for Vendetta finale at San Diego Comic-Con

1977-2000AD Interview: Ian Gibson

The 1977-2000AD Creator Interviews: Artist and Writer Ian Gibson

2000AD has plenty of fans and forums and one of note is the 1977-2000AD Facebook Group created by Ben K Sy, which features a number of 2000AD creator interviews, conducted by various writers. With Ben’s permission, we’re re-presenting some of them here on downthetubes, beginning with the most recent, an interview with artist Ian Gibson,Continue reading The 1977-2000AD Creator Interviews: Artist and Writer Ian Gibson

Albion - Montage - art by Shane Oakley

Albion: Looking back at Wildstorm’s “British Invasion”

As Rebellion rolls out more classic comic collections and gears up for the second Vigilant special from Simon Furman and Simon Coleby, Luke Williams looks back at earlier revivals of some British comic characters… Rebellion are receiving plaudits for reviving and rebooting Fleetway properties, strips and characters that in some cases are fondly remembered andContinue reading Albion: Looking back at Wildstorm’s “British Invasion”

Art by Søren Glosimodt Mosdal

Top Danish comic creators head to 2019 Lakes International Comic Art Festival

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival has announced the full line up of Danish comic creators heading to Kendal in October, along with guests from Estonia, Finland and Italy – and beyond. Working with the Art Bubble Comics Festival (which next takes place 9th – 10th November 2019 in Copenhagen), six top Danish creators will be attending this year’sContinue reading Top Danish comic creators head to 2019 Lakes International Comic Art Festival

How to THINK When You DRAW vol.2

Mixam Prints Multi-Record Breaking Kickstarter Book “How to THINK When You DRAW Volume Two”

Watford based printer Mixam UK Ltd has exploded into the Kickstarter market by printing the Etherington Brothers’ multi-record breaking book How to THINK When You DRAW Volume 2. The £477,000 ($623,000) Kickstarter project, funded by 7,199 backers, smashed records to become the world’s most financially successful art book of all time, the UK’s most successfulContinue reading Mixam Prints Multi-Record Breaking Kickstarter Book “How to THINK When You DRAW Volume Two”